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Gilbert Stuart: George Washington  wikidata:Q23008326
creator QS:P170,Q41402

Details of artist on Google Art Project
Gilbert Stuart: George Washington
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Genre portrait
This is a copy of Stuart's Lansdowne portrait of George Washington, hanging in the White House. It can be identified as a copy by the intentionally misspelled "United States" on the book in the lower left. The original is on display in the US National Portrait Gallery.
Depicted people George Washington
Date 1797
date QS:P571,+1797-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 241.3 cm (95 ″); Width: 151.9 cm (59.8 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,241.3U174728;P2049,151.9U174728
institution QS:P195,Q35525
Current location
East Room
Accession number
Object history Probably commissioned by Charles Cotesworth Pinckney for the official American residence, Paris, 1796 (paid for in 1797, but never received); possibly Gardiner Baker, New York, by February 1798; Thomas Long
References White House Historical Association
Source/Photographer kQERa87syyG-sQ at Google Cultural Institute zoom level Cropped from highest
Other versions See Category:Lansdowne portrait of George Washington


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